Congressman Joe Neguse (D-CO) discusses Rep. Mo Brooks appearing to sympathize with the suspect in yesterday’s bomb threat at the Capitol
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- Rolling Stone
The lackluster attendance may be connected to conspiracy theories that the event was a "false flag" or "honeypot" for federal agents to entrap and arrest attendees
The Ohio Republican's attack on Democrats got flipped back on him.
The editorial board of Albany's Times Union asks the New York Republican "how low" she can go in its withering essay.
Twitter users issued a collective "no" in response to a post from Donald Trump's son.
People on Twitter think they spotted side-eye, and sent the term "even Bannon" trending.
- Business Insider
Budget overruns and culture clashes over long vacations plagued the $50 billion submarine deal France got booted from in favor of the US and UK
France was only given a few hours' warning that it had lost a lucrative submarine contract with Australia. But the deal had problems for years before.
Occupancy drops in Trump's flagship Fifth Avenue building in Manhattan.
- Washington Examiner
Members of the media and law enforcement vastly outnumbered a few hundred rallygoers at a much-hyped event outside the Capitol on Saturday to support those who were arrested on suspicion of participating in nonviolent crimes that were connected to the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.
(Bloomberg) -- A $100 million loan on Donald Trump’s Fifth Avenue tower was moved to a watch list Monday because of “lower average occupancy,” according to information compiled by Wells Fargo & Co.The debt, sponsored by the former president himself, is secured by the 244,482 square feet (22,700 square meters) of office and retail space in Trump Tower. Occupancy has dipped to 78.9% from 85.9% at the end of 2020, according to Wells Fargo, the master servicer of the loan. Revenue from the property
Democratic candidates trying to take Senate seats support changing the filibuster in some way.
The House speaker also mocked Trump for the history-making way he’ll be remembered if he runs for president again in 2024.
- Associated Press
British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney was named Friday as one of 17 special advisers to the new chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court. Clooney was appointed as an adviser on the Darfur region of Sudan, where prosecutors allege that government forces and militias backed by Khartoum carried out a campaign of genocide.
- The Daily Beast
REUTERSJust a day after testing positive for COVID-19, a Florida Republican official who battled against mask mandates, attacked the vaccine, and railed at CDC officials has died in Tampa.Gregg Prentice, who was 61, led the Hillsborough County Election Integrity Committee—and his sudden death has sent the local GOP scrambling as it no longer has access to essential campaign finance software without his help.In a Sept. 14 letter to the Federal Election Commission, the Hillsborough County Republic
- National Review
Congressional Progressive Caucus Prepares to Block Infrastructure Bill if Reconciliation Budget Fails
House Speaker Pelosi has signaled that she won't proceed with the main bipartisan bill unless the reconciliation bill follows it.
- NBC News
"There hadn't been prior warning of this decision and I think that was perhaps the thing that angered the French the most," Georgina Wright of Institut Montaigne said.
- NBC News
Afghan journalists have to strike what may be an impossible balance: Appearing in public and on air to report without provoking the ire of the Taliban.
Members of the media and law enforcement outnumbered the far-right Trump supporters who showed up in Washington on Saturday.
- The Week
Bill Barr reportedly warned Trump swing voters think he's a 'f---ing a--hole' before election
- The Guardian
Canada already shares intelligence with Australia, the UK, the US and New Zealand but was not included in Aukus pact Leaders of both the Conservative and New Democratic parties quickly criticized Justin Trudeau for Canada’s exclusion, suggesting it reflected a broader failure by the Liberal government to engage with key allies. Photograph: Canadian Press/Rex/Shutterstock Justin Trudeau is facing harsh criticism from political rivals after Canada was excluded from a new international defence pact
- Miami Herald
What do you do when a president is crazy?